Location and Parking
Indiana, PA, is located about an hour northeast of Pittsburgh. It’s the birthplace of Jimmy Stewart and Edward Abbey.
The Delaney Chevrolet Westsylvania Jazz & Blues Festival takes place in downtown Indiana, PA’s IRMC Park. Your best bet is to set your GPS for the Indiana Borough Parking Garage: 650 Water St, Indiana, PA.
The Garage is adjacent to IRMC Park and will offer a special, flat $5 event rate 5PM Friday through Saturday until midnight. After parking, access the festival via the garage’s Nixon Avenue exit.
Additional Saturday parking is available behind S&T Bank (800 Philadelphia Street). Please be advised that residential neighborhoods are ‘permit parking only’ weekdays before 5PM.
Free Kids’ Activities
‘The Short Set’ children’s area is coordinated by the Children’s Advisory Commission of Indiana County and hosted by the 7th Street Marketry, 701 Philadelphia Street, on IRMC Park (use the main entrance). 10AM-4PM Saturday only
Free wifi in IRMC Park provided Saturday courtesy of REDNET Rural Internet.
Will be available on Nixon Avenue, behind the stage.
Good Stuff To Eat
Try one of the many downtown restaurants near IRMC Park, including the 7th Street Marketry, on the park and where the ‘Short Set’ kids activities are also hosted.
Festival attendees 21 and older may enjoy local craft beers purchased from Levity Brewing Company and Noble Stein Brewing Company. Alcoholic beverages purchased from our vendors, or from bars and restaurants within the festival footprint, may not be carried or consumed past the festival’s barriers.
Looking to spend the night? Our official host hotel, the Hilton Garden Inn at IUP, is conveniently located off Wayne Avenue, adjacent to the IUP campus. The Hilton Garden Inn is close to downtown and approximately 1 walkable mile from IRMC Park. Mention us when booking to receive a special rate on your room.
The Indiana County Tourist Bureau’s Visit Indiana County website can also help you find additional lodging options.